Posts Tagged “activism”

Which Way American… Gentrification or Equitable Development?

Cities all across America are undergoing radical transformations. The collective American collective cultural mindset has shifted towards environmentally sustainability and lifestyles with reduced stress. A hallmark of this shift has been the reimagining and revitalization of formerly neglected and blighted urban centers as thriving ‘urban villages’. As more people choose inner cities as ideal places […]

What does Hip-Hop have to do with the Green Movement?

[flv:http://www.ijoarts.com/2011/wp-content/uploads/Lg-files/POAGP-Ashel.flv http://www.ijoarts.com/2011/wp-content/uploads/Lg-files/POAGP-Ashel.jpg 540 360] Three years ago I joined forces with radio host and Hip-Hop activist Keith Tucker to develop an idea he had been working on; an exciting and timely film project called ‘Pursuit of a Green Planet’. The film will explore the ever-evolving ‘Green Movement’ as it intersects with issues of food, health, […]